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by Popper
Mon Aug 17, 2015 5:46 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Best Polarized Sunglasses
Replies: 11
Views: 1628

Re: Best Polarized Sunglasses

There are many good quality sun glasses on the market. The higher end glass frames and lenses will be superior to the lower cost models. My preferred choice after using many brands: Costa Del Mar and Maui Jim This choice is based on quality of lens, frame, hinge design/materials and fit. Lense color...
by Popper
Mon Aug 10, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Think Tunnels are a Good Idea? We’ve Got a (Bay) Bridge for You
Replies: 7
Views: 994

Re: Think Tunnels are a Good Idea? We’ve Got a (Bay) Bridge for You

I personally have no issue with framing. As indicated above, the revenue generated is good for the overall State economy. The problem with framing in California are growing crops such as Rice in Primary a desert environment. -This makes no sense at all except from the revenue side. The amount of wat...
by Popper
Sun Aug 09, 2015 11:35 am
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: Weighing my options for a blown up motor
Replies: 6
Views: 1124

Re: Weighing my options for a blown up motor

Mitch, New boat: Out of the question... You indicated there's not much cash, and the depreciated value of the new boat starts right when you drive it off the lot. It doesn't sound like your in a position to absorb depreciated value of a new purchase. If you're happy with the current boat, and it's s...
by Popper
Tue Jun 30, 2015 4:45 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: boat shops
Replies: 14
Views: 1730

Re: boat shops

Understood the initial post/complaint regarding Dealership ads. In my opnion, scrolling your mouse to find a a private party ad isn't a big issue. -Just means you've to "Read" who posted the ad. Names of dealership are displayed very clearly on every ad. -No deception as was stated previou...
by Popper
Sun Jun 28, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: boat shops
Replies: 14
Views: 1730

Re: boat shops

Deceptive? Every boat dealer ad on WB clearly....shows the dealership. Folks... It's as simple as as not opening the ad. -not rocket science... Car dealerships are all over Craigslist. Last time I checked it was free... Don't want to buy from a dealership then look at private Party ads only. It's th...
by Popper
Fri Jun 26, 2015 10:07 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: boat shops
Replies: 14
Views: 1730

Re: boat shops

Folks,
Their in business and its part of the fishing industry.
If you don't like the ads then ignore them.
It's that simple....

Car ads are no different than online classified ads.

-Ed
by Popper
Wed Jun 03, 2015 3:11 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trouble Ahead for Lake Berryessa Bass (food supply)
Replies: 7
Views: 1370

Re: Trouble Ahead for Lake Berryessa Bass (food supply)

I agree, those fish are not going to stave on less trout plants.
But I would like to see DFG maintain the previous numbers.
There are huge..... pods of bait on that lake in many areas.

Rename that pond: Baitessa Lake

Ed
by Popper
Wed Jun 03, 2015 2:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Trouble Ahead for Lake Berryessa Bass (food supply)
Replies: 7
Views: 1370

Re: Trouble Ahead for Lake Berryessa Bass (food supply)

I agree, those fish are not going to stave on less trout plants.
But I would like to see DFG maintain the previous numbers.
There are huge..... pods of bait on that lake in many areas.

Rename that pond: Baitessa Lake

Ed
by Popper
Tue May 26, 2015 10:46 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: UV Protection/Clothes
Replies: 26
Views: 2219

Re: UV Protection/Clothes

LOL.........
I knew that statement would touch a nerve.
If you "READ" my initial post I said the following:

"The scarfs and gloves are over board as far as I am concerned unless your skin sensitive to UV.
It seems to be more of a fashion."

-Ed
by Popper
Tue May 26, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: UV Protection/Clothes
Replies: 26
Views: 2219

Re: UV Protection/Clothes

Joined: Fri Sep 15, 2006 6:34 pmContact: Contact whazup Re: UV Protection/Clothes Report this post Quote Unread postby whazup » Sat May 23, 2015 4:23 pm Popper, how many times have YOU been cut on your hands and/or neck? Fashion statement my $^$!!! It's a fashion statement unless your skin exception...
by Popper
Sat May 23, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: UV Protection/Clothes
Replies: 26
Views: 2219

Re: UV Protection/Clothes

I do both as well....
Sunscreen and SPF shirts and pants
Shirts are vented under arms and back along with SPF light weight pants.
Go quality on the material and brands.
The scarfs and gloves are over board as far as I am concerned unless your skin sensitive to UV.
It seems to be more of a fashion.

Ed
by Popper
Sat May 23, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: UV Protection/Clothes
Replies: 26
Views: 2219

Re: UV Protection/Clothes

I do both as well....
Sunscreen and SPF shirts and pants
Shirts are vented under arms and back along with SPF light weight pants.
Go quality on the material and brands.
The scarfs and gloves are over board as far as I am concerned unless you have skin issues.

Ed
by Popper
Thu May 14, 2015 3:05 pm
Forum: Rods & Reels
Topic: WTB G Loomis MBR 842c rod
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Re: WTB G Loomis MBR 842c rod

I've a GLX MBR842C in excellent condition.
$225.00

Ed
510 468-7550
by Popper
Sun May 10, 2015 11:29 am
Forum: Political
Topic: With the great job being done in Washington
Replies: 8
Views: 2242

Re: With the great job being done in Washington

Makes sense to me Rod. This forum mostly served as a Republican b1tchfest against our great president but since their side keeps losing again and again it must have got too frustrating. :lol: Take Obamacare for instance, first the Repubs said that it would wreck our economy, they were wrong - our e...
by Popper
Fri Apr 24, 2015 12:44 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: California Now Moving To Ban Lead in Tackle
Replies: 8
Views: 1272

Re: California Now Moving To Ban Lead in Tackle

Why is California wasting money?
Simple: Liberal Democrats running the State and have been for years.
by Popper
Tue Apr 21, 2015 7:25 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Time for some new sticks!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1526

Re: Time for some new sticks!!

Gloomis rods are my preferred choice, and have been for over 25 years of bass fishing. Rods are technique spec to ranges in price to complete With all brands. Their NRX rods are the best in my opinion, but expensive. You'll do just fine with the new series EX, Imx, or GLX. Customer service and warra...
by Popper
Sat Mar 28, 2015 3:49 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: $150 - Day Lauch Fee - Would you pay it?
Replies: 10
Views: 2063

Re: $150 - Day Lauch Fee - Would you pay it?

That's a joke!
by Popper
Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: New ETEC outboard design
Replies: 9
Views: 1464

Re: New ETEC outboard design

The exterior design of the ETEC looks fantastic in my opnion. This version of the ETEC provides a color option of the cowling, top, side plates and stripes.
I prefer a solid color myself which is one of the options, but to customize your motor with various colors is a nice option.

-Good job BRP

-Ed
by Popper
Tue Jul 23, 2013 8:23 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Someone fishing the Delta listened and took a look
Replies: 8
Views: 2003

Re: Someone fishing the Delta listened and took a look

If this is the case....
Our boat trailers and motors should be having issues as well.
As this continues to get worst, You'll need to wash down your trailers, and flush the outboards with fresh water after a day on the Delta.

Ed
by Popper
Sun Sep 16, 2012 9:21 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Market Rallying?
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Re: Market Rallying?

With QE3 we can expect gas prices to average over $5.00 a gallon by mid 2013.
And $6.00 dollars a gallon is not out of the question.

Ed
by Popper
Tue Jul 24, 2012 8:48 pm
Forum: Used Boats - Motors - Trailers
Topic: 2009 Ranger Z520 250 E-Tec
Replies: 2
Views: 1524

Re: 2009 Ranger Z520 250 E-Tec

Check PM
Sent back in May regarding this boat on the 1st posting earlier this year.
by Popper
Mon Jul 09, 2012 11:22 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!
Replies: 23
Views: 5034

Re: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!

The boat tax is Unsecured Property Tax, the tax on your real estate is Secured Property Tax. Dwise, so are cars and bikes and other crap we own but aren't charged the Unsecured Property Tax, what makes a boat special? James Okay........with that reasoning let's add Unsecured Property Taxes to: Lawn...
by Popper
Fri Jul 06, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!
Replies: 23
Views: 5034

Re: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!

-These post belongs on the political forum including this one- Raising taxes on 250k along with a quarter per cent sales tax increase [everyone] will do nothing.............to solve next year and future budget deficits. You can increase taxes 75 percent on the $250k on up, increase sales taxes anoth...
by Popper
Wed Jul 04, 2012 4:23 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!
Replies: 23
Views: 5034

Re: Luxury Boat Tax...Come on!

Welcome to California! Guess what, after you paid you Property tax, Property tax on the boat, State Income tax, user fees for recreational parks, launching, parking fees, State gasoline tax, Sales tax, Boat Registration fee, Trailer Registration fee, vehicle registration fee, Tire disposal fee, fish...
by Popper
Fri Jun 15, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: we're more the same than different
Replies: 14
Views: 1105

Re: we're more the same than different

Not much left to point the differences after Marty post.
-Good job

You hear this comment from folks on the left side of the field.
And it's a clear indication they don't have a clue what's going on.

Ed
by Popper
Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wisconsin?
Replies: 8
Views: 687

Re: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wiscon

Interesting Greg You're for getting out of debt? Then why would you vote in a President who clearly ran on a Socialist agenda? You then indicate abuses in the system, but then supported/voted for Obama Who clearly supports redistribution of wealth. If that not abuse I don't know what is... Tax the w...
by Popper
Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wisconsin?
Replies: 8
Views: 687

Re: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wiscon

Interesting Greg You're for getting out of debt? Then why would you vote in a President who clearly ran on a Socialist agenda? You then indicate abuses in the system, but then supported/voted for Obama Who clearly supports redistribution of wealth. If that not abuse I don't know what is... Tax the w...
by Popper
Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:40 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wisconsin?
Replies: 8
Views: 687

Re: Do You Recall what prominent Democrats said about Wiscon

The response you are seeing from the left regarding this
Election is called Denial.
-G.Cornish knows this word very well…

Ed
by Popper
Fri May 11, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.
Replies: 16
Views: 1039

Re: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.

Postby Greg_Cornish » Thu May 10, 2012 9:27 pm No, I'm writing in Ron Paul the only Candidate who won't shake your had and pee in your shoe. Interesting Greg........ 4 years ago you voted for an unqualified Junior Senator {Obama}, and now you claim you're going to write in Ron Paul for 2012. Correct...
by Popper
Thu May 10, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.
Replies: 16
Views: 1039

Re: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.

6 trillion in debt, which translate to an increase of 60 percent to
The national debt under Obama watch in 3.5 years.
Yes Greg, -You're definitely in denial-
by Popper
Thu May 10, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.
Replies: 16
Views: 1039

Re: Will Republican's fall for Obama's trick.

Greg, Explain this statement by the numbers: "The economy was damaged beyond recovery when we went into Iraq" You damn well know this is B.S. regarding Iraq war (II), and is typical of a liberal simplistic, naive, and idiotic view of the American economy and issues that brought the U.S to ...
by Popper
Wed Apr 04, 2012 11:56 am
Forum: Political
Topic: Obama Voters interviewed
Replies: 3
Views: 494

Re: Obama Voters interviewed

Grumpy,

I could not agree more............
The line that I often hear from Obama supporters is the illusion that Obama Care means "Free Health Care" for all.

Now, if that's not ignorance I don't know what is.

Ed
by Popper
Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Getting ready to Retire!
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: Getting ready to Retire!

LMAO!!!
by Popper
Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Tire question again!
Replies: 17
Views: 1966

Re: Tire question again!

Goodyear Marathon
I have used this brand of tire for 19 years on (3) different trailers towing a bass boat.
-No issues

Ed
by Popper
Sun Aug 28, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: Political
Topic: What a two-face - Warren Buffett’s taxing hypocrisy
Replies: 4
Views: 435

Re: What a two-face - Warren Buffett’s taxing hypocrisy

Great article!
Now why is the media not reporting it?
The answer to that question is quite obvious....

Warren buffet is a good example of someone not putting up where is mouth is.

Ed
by Popper
Thu Aug 25, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: 4 trex or maxxum?
Replies: 7
Views: 1089

Re: 4 trex or maxxum?

I had a 101 Maxxum Minn Kota for 4.5 years and she performed well. One day fishing with a club member on his boat gave me the opportunity to try out the Fortrex 101. After running the Fortrex for an hour on the Delta I decided to upgrade as I was very impress with the design and overall performance ...
by Popper
Wed Aug 24, 2011 12:31 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: What do you think of this idea (1)?
Replies: 8
Views: 768

Re: What do you think of this idea (1)?

"So I retire at 65 and can only draw on my SS for ten years after paying in for fifty." The taxes you paid into the system for those years would not even come close to what you're going to draw for the next 10-12 years. Add increases in inflation verses what you earned at 15 years old to r...
by Popper
Tue Aug 16, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: What do you think of this idea (1)?
Replies: 8
Views: 768

Re: What do you think of this idea (1)?

Great idea Marty! Here's a few others: -Limit S.S to 10-12 years max.starting in 2016 for everyone. If you died before drawing on the benefit your spouse or kids receive what you paid into the system (In Full). \ [S.S was never meant to draw on the entitlement for life] -If you want S.S for life the...
by Popper
Fri Jul 01, 2011 3:21 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bridge tolls go up tomorrow
Replies: 22
Views: 1591

Re: Bridge tolls go up tomorrow

As I wrote very clearly: Democrat's don't get it........... We are talking about excess bridge tolls, and Democrat's who are re-elected have controlled the State Government of California for years.............. -FACT- Where McCain and Palin fall into this picture is beyond me. Last time I look the P...
by Popper
Fri Jul 01, 2011 7:21 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Bridge tolls go up tomorrow
Replies: 22
Views: 1591

Re: Bridge tolls go up tomorrow

Next year the State of California will see millions more in revenue as a result of this increase. -Guess what? The State of California will STILL be broke, and will increase the Toll Fees again. http://www.mtc.ca.gov/tolls/multi-axle.htm -Guess what? The State of California will STILL be broke after...
by Popper
Wed Jun 01, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for finnesse rod suggestions
Replies: 10
Views: 936

Re: Looking for finnesse rod suggestions

He also noted "nothing cheap"

Ed
by Popper
Wed Jun 01, 2011 5:30 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Looking for finnesse rod suggestions
Replies: 10
Views: 936

Re: Looking for finnesse rod suggestions

Gloomis NRX or GLX drop shot or finesse rods. You'll never think of using another rod after having used one for a day.

Ed
by Popper
Thu May 05, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Ok Anglers, it's time to act.......
Replies: 1
Views: 478

Re: Ok Anglers, it's time to act.......

Here's the toll increase in the next 2 years: BRIDGES AND TOLLS 2 AXLE VEHICLES * Antioch Bridge, Benicia-Martinez Bridge, Carquinez Bridge, Dumbarton Bridge, Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, and San Mateo-Hayward Bridge o 2 axle vehicles— regular toll: $5.00 * San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge o 2 axle v...
by Popper
Mon Apr 11, 2011 2:18 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: ProFiberGlass in Livermore
Replies: 1
Views: 268

ProFiberGlass in Livermore

Are these guys still in business?
by Popper
Sun Apr 10, 2011 2:58 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: FiberGlass repair shop?
Replies: 4
Views: 397

FiberGlass repair shop?

Looking for a good fiberglass repair shop. Any reccomendations would be appreciated.

Thanks,
Ed
by Popper
Sat Apr 09, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 101 maxxum Pro, Minn Kota **SOLD**
Replies: 0
Views: 258

101 maxxum Pro, Minn Kota **SOLD**

101 Maxxuum Pro, 36 volt, 45 inch shaft Minn Kota with lift assist.
Unit is 4 years old and is in excellent operating condition.

$500.00

Ed
510 468-7550
by Popper
Mon Mar 28, 2011 11:51 am
Forum: Fishing
Topic: What brand of Rain Gear?
Replies: 21
Views: 3008

Re: What brand of Rain Gear?

I purchase the BPS 2011 pro qualifier bibs/parka a few weeks ago on sale. The rain gear is excellent quality and well though out. And I've used the rain gear twice in some nasty wet storms. -No issues, design/built well, and well worth the money. The difference with BPS 100 mile rain gear is that th...
by Popper
Thu Mar 17, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Tacoma Wheels
Replies: 0
Views: 159

Tacoma Wheels

These steel rims/wheels have 16k miles on them, and are in excellent condition.
Wheels come with center caps. $250.00 for the entire set.
510 468-7550
by Popper
Tue Feb 08, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: Fishing
Topic: Navionics Platinum Maps
Replies: 10
Views: 891

Re: Navionics Platinum Maps

Here's what features I've found useful with the Platinum software: * High definition topographical mapping of lakes in Northern California is excellent. * Mapping software is very accurate regarding contours, humps and depths -structure-. * 3D rendering of mapping, panning, zooming and rotation. * 3...

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